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Max Headroom In Bloom

written by: skyblu1
 
It was the first cyberpunk series to run in the United States on one of the main broadcast networks in prime time. How much do you remember about this 'flash in the pan' 80's icon? Take this quiz and find out!

Question 1:


Max Headroom first appeared in 1984 as an announcer for a music video program called the 'Max Talking Headroom Show.'
True
False

Question 2:


Name the actor who provided the voice for Max Headroom.
Newell Post
Matt Frewer
Balanchine Danner III
Poston Newhaus

Question 3:


What was the name of the fictitious television station featured in the TV show, 'Max Headroom?'  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 4:


Who did Matt Frewer portray at the television station in the show "Max Headroom?"
Benton Cheviot
Gene Ashwell
Rik
Edison Carter

Question 5:


Was the image of Max Headroom completely computer generated?
Yes
No

Question 6:


What soft drink did Max Headroom promote on television in the mid 1980's?
7Up
Diet Coke
New Coke
Pepsi

Question 7:


How did the character 'Max Headroom' get his name?
Max Headroom is a framing device, which refers to the maximum amount of space allowable between the top of a characters head, and the picture frame formed by the camera.
Max Headroom refers to the focal length of the camera lens used to photograph a character in a medium close - up shot.
In one of the original episodes, Mr. Headroom's memory capacity is expanded exponentially - hence, the name Max Headroom.
In the original story, Edison Carter crashes into a traffic gate labeled: 'Max Headroom 2.3 meters.'

Question 8:


'Zik Zak' refers to a form of binary code utilized on the show "Max Headroom ," which enabled Max to solve complex mathematical equations.
True
False

Question 9:


What are 'blipverts,' in the context of the 80's TV show "Max Headroom?"
Pulse sonar used in urban settings to track down villains - similar to GPS.
An electronic censoring device on the TV show which deletes objectionable language.
Ads on TV which are flashed so quickly, the viewer is compelled to stare at the screen.
Subliminal audio messages embedded in Max Headroom's s-s-stuttering d-d-dialogue.

Question 10:


How many episodes of 'Max Headroom' aired between 1985 and 1988?
11
14
19
15

Question 11:


Which Cable TV station briefly aired "Max Headroom" re-runs in 2001?
Comedy Central
The Sci - Fi Channel
Bravo
Tech TV

Question 12:


In the TV show "Max Headroom", who is Ped Xing?
Max Headroom's arch nemesis, molded from clay and electronic wire.
A robotic traffic cop, who assists people crossing the street.
A mad scientist' type on the series, originally named 'P.HD Zing.'
The Chairman of the 'Zik Zak' Corporation.

Question 13:


The backgrounds on "Max Headroom" were generated by what brand of computer in the U.S. version of the show?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 14:


What slogan did Max Headroom use to promote a well known soft drink?
'Break the ice!'
'The best just keeps getting better.'
'There's n-n-nothing like it!
'Catch the Wave!'

 


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